‘The Longest Ride’ by Emilio Scotto. February 9, There are some books that enter folklore; journeys that were so extreme, or done on such an incredibly. The Longest Ride by Emilio Scotto, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. For his eighth birthday, Emilio Scotto received a World Atlas. Promptly he announced his plan to make a route that would pass through all the.
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An incredible adventure that lives on When, some years later, he found himself astride a black Honda Gold Wing motorcycle, Blue Road One beckoned, and Scotto set off on a journey that would last more than a decade, take him virtually everywhere in the world, and land him in the Guinness Book of World Records.
For the record it spanned ten years, two-hundred and seventy-nine countries with a total distance of seven hundred and thirty-five thoursand kilometers. Today Emilio runs a travel company www. September Learn how and when to remove this template message.
Contentious material about living persons that is unsourced or poorly sourced emi,io be removed immediatelyespecially if potentially libelous or harmful. This is the best book on motorcycle adventure travel I have read so far.
The Longest Ride: My Ten-Year , Mile Motorcycle Journey – Emilio Scotto – Google Books
Although Scotto did not publicize his journey when he first departed, news of his adventure began to spread during his travels. It’s about this crazy Argentinian who sets out to ride around the world on an GoldWing! And having married his girlfriend four years earlier in India. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
The motorcycle that traveled for 10 years Emilio’s motorcycle was a cc Goldwing interstate motorcycle nicknamed black princess. He told his mother that he would someday make a route that would pass through all the countries of the world. In he set out on a motorcycle journey around the world that would last a record-setting 10 years. A lighhearted capsule review by The Daily Telegraph recommended The Longest Ride on the strength of the approximately photographs.
Thus began emilip decade-long journey that landed him in the Guinness Book of World Records.
‘The Longest Ride’ by Emilio Scotto – OVERLAND magazine
But a long-simmering dream to travel the world eventually got the best of him. His tale of touring the world from Tunisia to Turkey, Petra to Afghanistan, Yugoslavia to Singapore, traveling miles enough to take him to the moon and back, is unlike any ever told.
Flap copy Hopping aboard the Black Princess, his Honda Gold Wing, Emilio Scotto set out on a record-breaking world tour that lasted more than a decade. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Visit our Beautiful Books page and eide lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.
Come along, for the ride of a lifetime. As an adult, through a melding of fate, karma, and luck, he got his hands on the most amazing machine: Book starts off a bit slow but gains momentum once Emilio starts his travels.
‘The Longest Ride’ by Emilio Scotto
This is his story, a thrill ride that begins in his native Argentina, crosses Panama in the tumultuous time of Noriega, Mexico in the midst of an earthquake, and finds him broke in L. Breaching the Iron Curtain, crossing the Berlin Wall at Checkpoint Charlie, being blessed by the Pope, set upon by cannibals in Sierra Leone, fleeing Somalia on a freighter, Scotto’s adventures would be unbelievable if they weren’t true.
Other editions – View all The Longest Ride: Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Emilio Scotto Buenos AiresSeptember 27,   is an Argentine adventurer, photojournalist, and writer. Looking for beautiful books? In interviews, Scotto is known to make hyperbolic boasts on the importance of his adventures, such as “This is more than a trip around the world, it’s the biggest trip in the history of human beings.
I had the privalage of interviewing Emilio about his journey and thoughts on travel today. No eBook available Amazon. This is his story, a thrill ride that begins in his native Argentina, crosses Panama in the tumultuous time of Noriega, Mexico in the midst of an earthquake, and finds him broke in L.
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